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Project by trifern posted 02-16-2010 04:41 AM 1729 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This hollow form vessel is turned from end grain, fiddle back maple. It measures approximately 6 inches tall by 5 inches wide. It is finished with aniline dyes and wipe-on poly. All comments and critiques are welcomed and appreciated.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#1 posted 02-16-2010 04:56 AM

Really pretty wood, nice coloring job.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#2 posted 02-16-2010 05:17 AM

Nice one again. If you don’t mind a personal question? Sometimes when I’m winding down from the day or on a Saturday morning after my coffee, I feel an urge to go to the shop and work on a particular project. I really like that feeling and I’m glad when it comes along. Do you get that feeling too sometimes or are you just constantly feeling an urge to create the next piece? I only ask because I don’t know of anyone else as prolific as you are (or at least they don’t post here) and I wish I could do more.


-- Jim

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#3 posted 02-16-2010 05:40 AM

this one is really cool…looks like a spinning earth…thanks for posting it joe…great job as always…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 02-16-2010 03:03 PM

Very pretty Joe.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 02-16-2010 04:20 PM

Joe A great looking vessle. I like it.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 02-16-2010 07:28 PM

Good looking design and great color

-- Ray,Iowa

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#7 posted 02-17-2010 10:00 PM

You get some beautiful fiddle back and this is no exception. I love the shape.

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#8 posted 02-18-2010 03:41 AM

Nice effect with the lighter streaks. From afar, looks like light hitting it.

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#9 posted 02-20-2010 06:04 AM

Thanks for all the feedback.

Jim, I just have to create…

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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